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2018 Summer Conference

NEWS RELEASE                                 
Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1
519-255- 3200

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 20, 2018
Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury
Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224

Summer Professional Development
- Learning Beyond the Horizon-

A 3 day conference will punctuate the Greater Essex County District School Board's summer development programs for staff.

"Learning Beyond the Horizon" begins Tuesday, August 21st at Tecumseh Vista Academy offering 3 full days of workshops and learning opportunities in a variety of disciplines including Math, Literacy and Social Studies. More than 1000 employees have registered for the conference.

Each day will begin with a Keynote address at 8:35 a.m.:

  • Tuesday – Tom Schimmer (Instructional Agility);
  • Wednesday – Isabelle Fontaine (Emotional Intelligence & Performance Psychology);
  • Thursday – Kevin Lamoureaux (A Response to the Truth and reconciliation Calls to Action).

Participants will also attend a series of workshops of their choice. The conference concludes each day at 3:00 p.m.
 
For more information please contact Public Relations officer Scott Scantlebury @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10224 or 519-995-5797.